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Putz Name Meaning

(Austria, Bavaria): topographic name for someone who lived by a well, putz (Latin puteus). (Pütz; Rhineland): from pütz ‘well’ (see 1), or a habitational name from a place so named in Luxembourg. (Austria): from a pet form of the personal name Burghard. nickname from a byname for the devil. See also Butz.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Butz, Patz, Kutz, Rutz, Pitz, Lutz, Pretz, Puig, Pott, Utz

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Putz Family Origin

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Putz Family Occupations

What did your Putz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Putz family was Butcher. Farmer, Barber and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Putz. The most common Putz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Putz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

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Putz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Putz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Putz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Putz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Putz. For the veterans among your Putz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Putz Life Expectancy

What is the average Putz lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Putz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Putz in 1950 was 52, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Putz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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